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This amazing tip for filtering rainwater was common knowledge 100 years ago. Learn how to filter rainwater with a barrel.

100-Year-Old Trick For Filtering Rainwater

Click Here To See The Comments Today we all rely on bottled water and tap water that only a few of us know how to filter rainwater. Learn this survival skill as an essential method for collecting clean water. RELATED: DIY Rainwater Collection System In this article: Importance of Rainwater as a Clean Water Source […]

Hydroelectric Power – Water Power – Micro Hydro Systems

'Micro hydro power is probably the least common of the three readily used renewable energy sources, but it has the potential to produce the most power, more reliably than solar or wind power if you have the right site. This means having access to a river or creek that has a high enough flow to produce useable power for a good part of the year. Many creeks and rivers are permanent, i.e., they never dry up, and these are the most suitable for micro-hydro power production. A micro hydro turbine…

6 Simple tips for developing a natural spring | via www.TheSurvivalMom.com

6 Simple Tips for Developing a Natural Spring

One of my favorite childhood memories was venturing into the woods with my late grandfather to fill up gallon jugs with water from a spring he found and tapped himself. I never thought much about

standing in the rain with your mouth open is one way to drink rainwater.  Catching and filtering  it is another... ...first a disclaimer: I am no licensed plumber. He ran for the hills when we tried to hire him, so this is what I figured out on my own. I

Rainwater to Drinking Water

standing in the rain with your mouth open is one way to drink rainwater. Catching and filtering it is another... ...first a disclaimer: I am no licensed plumber. He ran for the hills when we tried to hire him, so this is what I figured out on my own. I

Modern dug wells are lined with large, tubular concrete tiles to keep surface water and soil from contaminating the well water. Illustration by Elayne Sears. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.

Homestead Water Sources and Options | MOTHER EARTH NEWS

Mystified by water pumps and the prospect of digging a well to provide drinking water and more? Wade through your options for finding clean water and making it flow.

Simple Low-Budget, Off-Grid, Gravity-Fed, Water System (With Video). From MOTHER EARTH NEWS Blog

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Simple Low-Budget, Off-Grid, Gravity-Fed, Water System (With Video). From MOTHER EARTH NEWS Blog

23 DIY Rainwater Harvesting Systems to Collect Free Water at Home

23 Awesome DIY Rainwater Harvesting Systems You Can Build at Home

Want to collect rainwater at home and save money on water? Build one of these rainwater harvesting systems at home with barrels or tanks.

Harvesting rainwater is an ability any long-term prepper should have. However, there are more considerations than you might expect. #urbansurvivalsite #harvestrainwater #survivaltips #emergencysurvival #offgrid

How To Harvest And Drink Rainwater | Urban Survival Site

Harvesting rainwater is an ability any long-term prepper should have. However, there are more considerations than you might expect. #urbansurvivalsite #harvestrainwater #survivaltips #emergencysurvival #offgrid

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In this video from the Youtube channel, Starry Hilder Off Grid Homestead, Starry goes over 7 common mistakes people make when #HarvestingRainwater. #Water #Homesteading

7 Mistakes to Avoid when Harvesting Rain Water

In this video from the Youtube channel, Starry Hilder Off Grid Homestead, Starry goes over 7 common mistakes people make when harvesting rainwater.

How To Store Drinking Water For The Long Term

How to Store Drinking Water for the Long Term

Having enough drinking water to survive an emergency situation should be top on everyone's list.

This tutorial of how to set up a homesteading rainwater barrel project is simple to make and allows a homesteader to use mother nature's gift from the sky for a later date when the ground is dry. Make sure you like The Homestead Survival on Facebook, Shop on AMAZON with Us and explore our  PINTEREST BOARDS  for

Set Up Homesteading Rainwater Barrel Project | The Homestead Survival

This tutorial of how to set up a homesteading rainwater barrel project is simple to make and allows a homesteader to use mother nature's gift from the sky

Did you know that 623 gallons of water can be harvested from 1 inch of rain on a 1,000-square-foot roof? As far as rain barrels are concerned, a typical 1/2-inch rainfall will fill a 50- to 55-gallon barrel.

Do's & Don'ts When Making A Rain Barrel For Rainwater Collection

Tired of paying high water bills? Have you heard of the ways you can use a rain catcher to lower those bills? You probably also didn't know that 623 gallons of water can be harvested from 1 inch of rain on a 1,000-square-foot roof and as far as rain barrels are concerned, a typical 1/2-inch rainfall will fill a 50- to 55-gallon barrel. I'm sharing everything I know about making rainwater collection an efficient way to lower your bills and help the environment.

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How To Build A Doomsday Family Bunker

But for a short time, only you can get your hands on "Family Bunker Plans" (with the 3 bonus guides above) for the one-time investment of just $47. You

Spring Water Collection System: 16 Steps (with Pictures)

Spring Water Collection System

Spring Water Collection System: Water is the most valuable commodity in the world. No water, no life. Clean, fresh water is even more precious and a spring is an excellent source. If you have a spring on your property, or ground which is persistently wet, this instructable will he…

This Spring Water Seep Collection from Underground Aquifer Project is a great way for off the grid homesteaders to bring up and access the water from their

Spring Water Seep Collection from Underground Aquifer Project | The Homestead Survival

This Spring Water Seep Collection from Underground Aquifer Project is a great way for off the grid homesteaders to bring up and access the water from